Tag Archives: Fontainebleau
- Icahn unloads unfinished Fontainebleau casino for $600m
August 30, 2017
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has unloaded the unfinished Fontainebleau casino-hotel in Las Vegas for more than four times what he paid for it seven years ago. Rumors had been circulating for days, but Tuesday brought confirmation that Icahn Enterprises L.P. had sold the Fontainebleau for $600m to an affiliate of...
- Carl Icahn wants some chips off Las Vegas table, puts up unfinished Fontainebleau casino for sale
November 12, 2015
Billionaire Carl Icahn wants to get rid of the mothballed Fontainebleau Las Vegas. The investor told The Wall Street Journal he has hired CBRE Group Inc. to market the 3,889-room casino resort, which sits unfinished at the north end of the Strip. Icahn bought the property out of bankruptcy in...
- Echo picks new CEO; Packer invincible in Australia: online gambling on the rise
December 12, 2012
Australian casino operator Echo Entertainment has reportedly selected non-executive director John Redmond as its new CEO. Redmond, an American who was once CEO of MGM Grand Resorts, was added to Echo’s board just over a year ago. Redmond is expected to take over at the end of the month from...
- Icahn Wins Bid For Vegas Strip
January 20, 2010
Billionaire Carl Icahn submitted the only successful bid to obtain the bankrupted Fontainebleau project on the Vegas strip. Apparently, hard times do hit Vegas, as the massive project went bankrupt after lenders retracted millions. Read more.
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